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[ flaw-ris-tik, floh- ]
/ flɔˈrɪs tɪk, floʊ- /


pertaining to flowers or a flora.

Nearby words

florin, florio, florio, john, florissant, florist, floristic, floristics, florists' foam, floruit, florula, flory

Origin of floristic

First recorded in 1895–1900; flor- + -istic
Related formsflo·ris·ti·cal·ly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for floristic

  • But the most remarkable of all these floristic works was the great series of the Icones Plantarum.

    Makers of British Botany; a collection of biographies by living botanists|Various

British Dictionary definitions for floristic


/ (flɒˈrɪstɪk) /


of or relating to flowers or a flora
Derived Formsfloristically, adverb
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